Ittoqqortoormiit

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to: navigation, search
Groenla2.jpg
Heraldry of the World
Civic heraldry of Greenland
Groenla2.jpg

ITTOQQORTOORMIIT (Scorebysund)

Incorporated into : 2009 Sermersooq

Arms (crest) of Ittoqqortoormiit

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted in 1971.

The village is situated at the world's longest fjord, which is 300 km in length and which is symbolised by the blue point. Around the village there are many musk oxen, which form the main prey for the local hunters.


Powered by Onecom.jpg

Literature : Achen, S.T. : Danmarks Kommunevåbener. Komma, København, 1982.


Help maintaining Heraldry of the World !

Heraldry of the World is a private site, which is on-line since 1996. It is a hobby, which takes much time and money (books, hosting etc etc). If you would like to support this site, donations are very welcome ! You can support the site by donating items (books, pdf, images and other items) or financially using the PayPal button below.
All donations send to this specific PayPal address will be used for acquiring books or other items for the site and not for private use.